Funeral Notices – Saturday 4th January
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BARNES, Gordon Gilderoy.
On Tuesday, December 24, 2019, peacefully, in the company of his family. Dearly loved husband and best friend for 59 years of Dianne, loved father and father-in-law to Wendy and Murray (Invercargill), and Lesley and Warren (Mosgiel), loved Granddad to Sam, Kathryn, Hayleigh and Daniel, and loved Great-Granddad to Oliver. At the family’s request, a private family service has been held. Messages to 7 Agate Close, Golden View Lifestyle Village, Cromwell 9384. Sincere thanks to the staff at Enliven Care Centre Aspiring for the care given to Gordon during his short stay. In lieu of flowers, donations to Enliven Aspiring would be appreciated.
BRAGG, Harold Naylor.
Passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 19, 2019, in his 91st year. The Service to Celebrate Harold’s life will be held in St Mary’s Anglican Church, 77 Talbot St, Geraldine, on Saturday, January 11, at 2.00pm. Messages for Harold’s family may be posted to the Bragg Family, C/- 186 Talbot St, Geraldine
BULMAN, Noel Arthur (Bull).
Passed away peacefully on Monday, December 30, 2019, 85 years young. Dearly loved father and father-in-law of Trish Clearwater (Mabel Bush), Tom (Te Anau), John and Liz (Sydney), and Shyama Tottey (Christchurch). Loved Bull of grandson Daniel. Noel was a loved brother, brother-in-law and uncle. Family wish to express their gratitude to the many carers and friends for their overwhelming support of Noel. A gathering of family and friends to celebrate Noel’s life will be held at the Invercargill Bridge Club, 50 Elles Road, Invercargill, on Saturday, January 11, 2020 at 11.00am. Messages to T. Clearwater, 2RD, Invercargill 9872, or to Noel’s tribute page at frasersfunerals.co.nz/tributes
CARSON, Bailey Marie.
Tragically taken on January 1, 2020, at 21 years of age. Dearly loved daughter of Sheryl and Russel; Reuben and Adele. Treasured sister of Libby, Cody, and the late Layla. Cherished granddaughter of Linda and Kevin; Rose and Neil.
She will be sorely missed by all who knew and loved her.
A funeral service to celebrate Baileys life will be held on Thursday, January 9, 2020, at 1pm, at the Invercargill Working Men’s Club, Esk Street, Invercargill. Messages to 1673 Riverton-Wallacetown Highway, RD3 Riverton 9883 or to frasersfunerals.co.nz/tributes
ERICKSON, Michael Brent.
Tragically taken on December 29, 2019. Dearly loved son and friend of Jackie and Boof. Treasured grandson of Bob and Dorothy Yates. Loved by all his aunties, uncles and cousins. A private service has been held.
”Rest Easy Mike” Messages to 51 William Stephen Road, Te Anau 9640.
GATLEY, Helen Mary.
Peacefully at Oxford on January 3, 2020, after a short illness. Beloved wife and best friend of Marshall (Springbank) for over 54 years and much loved mother and mother-in-law of Stephen and Mark, and Bruce, and special grandmother of Morgan, (all of Melbourne). Beloved sister and sister-in-law of Tom and Erna Smith (Timaru), Bruce (deceased) and Carol Smith (Auckland), and special sister-in-law of Margaret Sheehan (Christchurch).
A dedicated and caring teacher of many children throughout Southland and North Canterbury.
Special thanks to the caring staff at Christchurch Hospital Oncology Unit and the Karadeen Rest Home and Hospital Oxford, for their care of Helen. A service of celebration will be held at St John the Baptist Anglican Church, 353 High Street, Rangiora, on Friday, January 10, at 11.00am. Messages can be sent to the Gatley family, c/o PO Box 35, Rangiora 7440.
GREEN, Norman Alexander.
6.6.1948 – 30.12.2019
Suddenly in Gore, on Monday December 30. Father of Robert, Bryan, Kerry, and Philip. A private burial will follow at a later date.
At home on Thursday, January 2, 2020, aged 65 years. Dearly loved mother of Jared*. Loved second mother of Kelly, Hayley, Kere, and Nanny Suiee and Suzy of Maia, Hunter, Blake, Tamati, Tairau, and Aaria. Cherished friend of her Evergreen Softball family. A service to celebrate Sue’s life will be held in the Avenal Park Chapel, 75 Fox Street, on Tuesday, January 7, at 2.00pm, the service will conclude with the interment at the Eastern Cemetery. Messages to 456 Tweed Street, Invercargill 9812. (*denotes deceased) avenalpark.co.nz
HEWITT, Graeme Archie.
Passed away peacefully on December 28, 2019; in his 81st year. Beloved husband of Sandra, much loved father and father-in-law of Cathie and Steve, Al and Kathy, Liz and Mike, Grandad of Kadin, Rylee, Calum, Thomas, and Benjamin, loved brother and brother-in-law of Judith and Tony, Allan and Elizabeth, and Ian, John and the late Glenise, and John. Special thanks to the staff of Thornbury House for the dignity, respect and kindness which you have shown to our family and especially to Graeme. A service for Graeme will be held in Hilltop Chapel, 183 Middleton Road, Dunedin, on Saturday, January 11, at 10.00am, followed by private cremation. Messages to 30 Glenmore Street, Glenleith, Dunedin 9010.
KING, Colleen Mary.
After a long battle, at Ripponburn Hospital, Cromwell, on Tuesday, December 31, 2019. Beloved wife of Wallace, loved mother and mother-in- law of Shane, Craig and Donna, Nathan and Jeanette, Maree and Stephen, and loved Nan of Ashley, and Mackenzie; Jessica, and Rebecca; Chantelle, and Layton, Damien, Marley, Natalie; Joel, and Craig, and loved Nan of her great-grandchildren. At Colleen’s request a private family time has been held. Messages to 58 Pearson Road, Cromwell 9384.
MALLETT, Margaret Claire.
Peacefully at Ripponburn Rest Home and Hospital, on Wednesday, January 1, 2020, aged 85 years. Beloved wife of James*, dearly loved sister and sister-in-law of Jill and Neal Whimp (Tauranga), Libby and John* Smith (Cromwell), Ian* and Barbara*, Ted and Ida* (Lowburn), loved “Mum” of Donna, and Nana Margaret to Emily, Christie, Aidan and Alyssa. Loved Auntie Margy of all her nieces and nephews. A Memorial Service to celebrate Margaret’s life will be held in St Andrew’s Anglican Church, Blyth Street, Cromwell, on Wednesday, January 8, at 2.00pm. Messages to 40 Cairnmuir Crescent, Cromwell 9310, or email [email protected] (*denotes deceased).
McGREGOR, Huntly Neville (Neville).
On Thursday, January 2, 2020, at Lake Wakatipu Care Home, Frankton, aged 64 years. Dearly loved father and father-in-law of Kerry and Rory McTavish, and Huntly, and loved Grandad of Flynn, and Wade; Georgia, Tyler, and Ella. Loved brother and brother-in-law of Veronica and Bob Wilson, Rowan and Patrick Levingston, Tim and Sara, Kim and Bill Boyd, and the late John, and a loved uncle. A service for Neville will be held in the Glenorchy Hall, Mull Street, on Tuesday, January 7, at 1.30pm, then leaving for Glenorchy Cemetery. Thanks to the Lake Wakatipu Care Home staff for their great care of Neville. Messages to PO Box 2256, Wakatipu 9349.
MILLS, Daphne Lorraine (nee Jarvis).
Peacefully, on January 1, 2020, aged 86 years. Dearly loved wife of Gordon*, and much loved mother and mother-in-law of Patrice Budd and partner Alan Garrick, and Ernie Budd*; Andrea and Don Sutherland, Carl and Ellen Mills. Awesome Nana Daph of Matthew Budd, Maria Baigent, and Aden Groom-Baigent; Simon, Vickie, Taylor and Indie, Courtney, and Jacob Budd; Hayden, Toni, Sarah and Jonny, Laura, and Oliver Budd; Jo, Brook, Kalani, Neosha and Mali Grimwood; Brad, Karen, Sophie, and Olivia Sutherland; Anna, Chris, Luca, Meila and Obe Sands; Jessey Mills, Taila Mills and Hayden. A service for Daphne will be held in the Avenal Park Chapel, 75 Fox Street, on Monday, January 6, at 1.00pm. Messages to 92 Gimblett Court, Invercargill 9810. (*denotes deceased). avenalpark.co.nz